Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky

University of Missouri School of Law

Dean

Missouri Avenue & Conley Avenue

Columbia, MO 65211

United States

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

How Not to Criminalize Cyberbullying

Missouri Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2015
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky and Andrea Garcia
University of Missouri School of Law and University of Florida
Downloads 775 (28,471)

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first amendment, cyberbullying, overcriminalization, due process, vagueness, overbreadth, harassment, stalking, freedom of speech, censorship, education, suicide, cyberlaw, social media

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Public Forum 2.0

91 B.U. L. Rev. 1975 (2011), University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 2011-08
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2018
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 362 (75,136)

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government speech, public forum, web 2.0, social media, facebook, internet, cyberlaw, cyberspace

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Anonymity in Cyberspace: What Can We Learn from John Doe?

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 50, p. 1, 2009, University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 2009-37
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 06 May 2010
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 322 (85,912)
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First Amendment, internet, defamation, John Doe, libel, cyberslapp, cybersmear, reputation, cyberspace

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Authorship, Audiences, and Anonymous Speech

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-37
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
Thomas F. Cotter and Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Minnesota Law School and University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 278 (100,935)
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anonymous, first amendment, trademarks

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Incendiary Speech and Social Media

Texas Tech Law Review, Vol. 44, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2015
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 244 (115,614)

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incitement, threats, fighting words, social media, First Amendment, Hal Turner, Terry Jones, internet, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, anonymous speech, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, blog, weblog

6.

Of Reasonable Readers and Unreasonable Speakers: Libel Law in a Networked World

Virginia Journal of Social Policy and the Law, Forthcoming, BYU Law Research Paper No. 16-02, University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 16-20
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2016
RonNell Andersen Jones and Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law and University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 200 (140,245)

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media, libel, actual malice, opinion privilege, social media, First Amendment, free speech, defamation

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Silencing John Doe: Defamation and Discourse in Cyberspace

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 49, No. 4, 2000
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 20 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2015
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 179 (155,353)
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Internet, defamation, first amendment, opinion, hyperbole, satire, john doe, anonymous speech

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Nobody's Fools: The Rational Audience as First Amendment Ideal

University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 2009-19, University of Illinois Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 160 (171,375)
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First Amendment, core speech, rational audience model, marketplace of ideas

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Defamation, Reputation, and the Myth of Community

Washington Law Review, Vol. 71, No. 1, 1996
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 May 2010 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2010
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 154 (177,047)
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defamation, First Amendment, substantial and respectable, subcommunity, public policy, reputation, libel, slander

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Where's the Harm?: Free Speech and the Regulation of Lies

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 65, p. 1091, 2008
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 May 2009 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2015
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 130 (203,168)

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First Amendment, Holocaust denial, lies, opinion, verfiability, falsity

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United States Media Law Update

20 Media & Arts L. Rev. 461 (2016), University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 16-15
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 07 May 2016
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky and Rachael Jones
University of Missouri School of Law and University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 123 (212,137)

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media law, social media, free speech, content-based speech, surveillance, privacy, net neutrality

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Public Forum 2.1: Public Higher Education Institutions and Social Media

Florida Coastal L. Rev, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2015
Robert H. Jerry and Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Florida - Levin College of Law and University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 113 (225,849)

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public forum, government speech, social media, first amendment, Twitter, university, college, higher education, free speech, Facebook, government speech, web 2.0

13.

Not a Free Press Court?

Brigham Young University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2015
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 111 (228,788)

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First Amendment, media law, press, new media, social media, citizens united, indecency, constitutional law, public concern

14.

Medium-Specific Regulation of Attorney Advertising: A Critique

Florida Journal of Law & Public Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 19 Oct 2007
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky and Tera Jckowski Peterson
University of Missouri School of Law and University of Florida - Levin College of Law
Downloads 89 (265,453)

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attorney advertising, First Amendment, commercial speech, attorney regulation, Internet advertising, broadcast advertising, Internet regulation, attorney blogs, attorney websites

15.

#I🔫U: Considering the Context of Online Threats

California Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-11
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 06 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2018
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky and Linda Riedemann Norbut
University of Missouri School of Law and Brechner Center for Freedom of Information, University of Florida
Downloads 77 (289,776)

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First Amendment, threats, true threats, overcriminalization, Justin Carter, Elonis, free speech, social media, defamation, defense

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Prying, Spying, and Lying: Intrusive Newsgathering and What the Law Should Do About It

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 73, p. 173, 1998
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 08 Nov 2000 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2015
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 61 (328,798)
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tort, privacy, intrusion, media, press, First Amendment, newsgathering, newsgatherer

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Brandenburg and the United States' War on Incitement Abroad: Defending a Double Standard

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 1009, 2002
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 May 2011 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2012
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 33 (422,103)
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First Amendment, incitement

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Defensor Fidei: The Travails of a Post-Realist Formalist

Florida Law Review, Vol. 47, No. 5, 1995
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2015
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 27 (449,118)
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jurisprudence, formalism, realism, pragmatism, adjudication, interpretation

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Government Sponsored Social Media and Public Forum Doctrine Under the First Amendment: Perils and Pitfalls

19 The Public Lawyer 2 (2011) , University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-25
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 May 2018
Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 17 (502,564)

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public forum, social media, Supreme Court

20.

OnionDNS: A Seizure-resistant Top-level Domain

Int. J. Infor. Secur. DOI 10.1007/s10207-017-0391-Z, University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-24, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper
Posted: 27 Oct 2017
Nolen Scaife, Henry Carter, Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky, Rachael Jones and Patrick Traynor
University of Florida, Villanova University, University of Missouri School of Law, University of North Carolina School of Law and University of Florida

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Tor hidden services, DNS, Proof-of-work, Censorship resistance